ERIC Number: ED164276
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Some "Prime" Comparisons.
Brown, Stephen I.
Topics that deal with prime numbers are presented with the intent of allowing the student to re-create the excitement of the original investigation. Suitable for advanced high school students as an introduction to number theory at the college level or as a text for courses in teacher education, the book covers the following topics: (1) the number and generation of primes, (2) the determination and distribution of primes, (3) unique factorization, and (4) odd and even numbers. (MP)
Descriptors: Curriculum, Discovery Learning, Enrichment Activities, Instruction, Instructional Materials, Number Concepts, Prime Numbers, Secondary Education, Secondary School Mathematics, Teacher Education
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, 1906 Association Dr., Reston, Va. 22091 ($6.00 nonmembers, $4.80 members; Discounts on quantity orders; There is a $1.00 service charge on cash orders totaling less that $5.00)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Inc., Reston, VA.
Identifiers: Modern Algebra; National Council of Teachers of Mathematics; Number Theory